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Material is light but still a challenge

Just because something is light-hearted doesn’t make it light. That’s the lesson learned by Rick Kvam and his singers in Rochester’s Choral Arts Ensemble as they prepare for concerts of humorous music this weekend in Rochester and Winona. “It’s very challenging but fun,” Kvam said, after describing several pieces in he program as “really hard.” The concerts are collaborations with the Great River Shakespeare Festival of Winona. In addition to songs with a comic bent from Choral Arts, two actors from the Shakespeare festival, Doug Scholz-Carlson and Michael Fitzpatrick, will perform selections. This is the third time the ensemble and Shakespeare festival have collaborated, but the first on

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